WWelcome to Carlisle Diocese

We look after 351 churches and 105 schools, from Barrow in Furness to Bewcastle and Nicholforest, from St Bees Head to Stainmore.

Our mission:
By God's grace to grow God's Kingdom in Cumbria.

Our vision:
To see our Churches growing Disciples of all ages.


DDiocesan Calendar



Blessing and Thanksgiving for the Lambs
Posted Friday 27 February 2015
St Theobald’s Church, Great Musgrave, Sun 3 May, 3.00pm

Carlisle Cathedral Chamber Choir
Posted Friday 27 February 2015
Carlisle Cathedral, Sun, 29 March, 6.30pm


Youngsters step out to spread some happiness ...
Posted Wednesday 25 February 2015
Teams of young people are set to spread ‘Acts of Random Kindness’ as part of a day’s ...

Archbishop to deliver University of ...
Posted Monday 9 February 2015
The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is to deliver the 2015 University of Cumbria’s ...

Assembly celebrations as first school joins ...
Posted Monday 2 February 2015
A special assembly has been held today to celebrate the first partner school joining the ...


Lazonby C of E School is the first school to join the Diocese's The Good Shepherd Multi Academy Trust.
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PPopular Pages



Blessing and Thanksgiving for the Lambs http://t.co/so1T57wBYy2 days ago

Carlisle Cathedral Chamber Choir http://t.co/XLuv5YQzuH2 days ago

11th Annual Art Exhibition http://t.co/TODXYcb19R3 days ago

Flower Festival http://t.co/JjJZXJGgRD4 days ago